ON THE VERGE! Tottenham agree deal for Ajax defender Davinson Sanchez

first_img1 Tottenham are closing in on their first signing of the summer after agreeing a deal with Ajax for defender Davinson Sanchez.According to The Independent, the north London club reached a breakthrough in negotiations for the Colombian international on Thursday afternoon.Spurs are set to pay the Eredivisie outfit £28million for Sanchez as well as a potential £14million in add-ons.LISTEN: ‘Raw and quick’ Davinson Sanchez would be a hit in the Premier LeagueReports on Wednesday suggested Spurs were struggling to agree a fee with Ajax, with Sanchez later being named in the Dutch side’s Europa League squad to face Rosenborg.But with a breakthrough in negotations, Sanchez has since been removed from the 18-man squad as he prepares to complete his switch to north London.The 21-year-old had been a target for Barcelona and Real Madrid, but he looks set to play alongside former Ajax defenders Jan Vertonghen and Toby Alderweireld. The north London club have agreed an initial fee of £28million last_img read more